my 1996 ranger 4 liter 6 cyl wont go over 25 mph. give it all the throttle but wont go. where to start?

Asked by Nov 03, 2013 at 06:20 AM about the 1996 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when in park it will rev up. put in gear and no matter how heavy on the foot it wont rev
up,spit and sputter, i can walk faster and its less imbearising. any ideas?

3 Answers

113,275

How long since its last major tune up? ( plugs, plug wires, air filter, fuel filter ect). Has it been sitting for a while or is it a daily driver that just started acting this way?

98,545

Good call dandy, I'm going to guess at a fuel related, ie pressure or flow.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

thanks, goin to try fuel pressure regulator

Your Answer

Ranger

Looking for a Used Ranger in your area?

CarGurus has 5,524 nationwide Ranger listings starting at $1,000.

ZIP:

Ford Ranger Experts

  • #1
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,320
  • #2
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    830
  • #3
    Tracy Hooks
    Reputation
    820
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,121 Great Deals out of 181,533 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tacoma
565 Great Deals out of 41,710 listings starting at $2,999
Used Chevrolet S-10
8 Great Deals out of 1,275 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Dakota
124 Great Deals out of 3,642 listings starting at $1,650
Used Dodge Ram 1500
402 Great Deals out of 10,657 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Wrangler
274 Great Deals out of 15,725 listings starting at $2,997
Used Ford Mustang
743 Great Deals out of 42,182 listings starting at $1,300
Used GMC Sierra 1500
790 Great Deals out of 67,770 listings starting at $1,350
Used Ford Explorer
796 Great Deals out of 62,673 listings starting at $1,425

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Ranger For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 798 listings starting at $4,900
2010 Ford Ranger For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 493 listings starting at $4,000
2009 Ford Ranger For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 356 listings starting at $4,290
2008 Ford Ranger For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 410 listings starting at $2,999
2007 Ford Ranger For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 290 listings starting at $1,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.